Bibby Distribution has added six new 13.6m triple-deck trailers to customer Unipart Rail’s fleet to handle increasing volumes of ‘ugly’ freight. Each trailer can carry up to 20 additional pallets – a 28% increase in load – and features an aerodynamic profile to help reduce fuel consumption on trunking runs. The triple-deck system has been manufactured using steel mesh, making it easier to see the loaded items, as well as including a safer coupling system, improved curtain restraint points and […]
Bibby Distribution’s 18-month transformation strategy is finally coming to fruition, as the MT Top 100 operator turned a profit for the first time in two years. A complete review of the operation, from warehouse to board structure, has taken place, with the company aiming to go “back to basics”. This has seen the disposal of non-logistics divisions from the Bibby Supply Chain portfolio – training arm Systems Training in 2015, and agency business Direct Workforce at the end of 2016. “From […]
Visiting the Atchison Topeka depot in Droitwitch, now run by Bibby Distribution, it is easy to imagine – after seeing a warehouse full of jam ready to go into a famous biscuit – that they have turned the phrase ‘jam tomorrow and jam yesterday, but never jam today’ on its head. There definitely is jam today.
Bibby Distribution has welcomed former employee Dean Jones back to the business in the newly created role of sector director.